Roald Hoffmann

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Noun1.Roald Hoffmann - United States chemist (born in Poland) who used quantum mechanics to understand chemical reactions (born in 1937)
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Poet Roald Hoffman, writing in memory of Primo Levi, asks the always-present question, "Who shall speak for the dead?" in his work entitled Speaker for the Dead.
In their new play, Carl Djerassi (father of 'the Pill') and Nobel laureate Roald Hoffman have teamed up to pay witty and entertaining tribute to an impending major event: this year's centenary of the Nobel Prize.